Renewable Energy

Expand your career at the forefront of technology and energy innovation.


The continued growth of the renewable energy sector requires knowledgeable and skilled workers dedicated to leading us towards a sustainable energy future. EPCE’s partner Bismarck State College's National Energy Center of Excellence (NECE) develops leading edge courses and programs that are relevant to what is happening in the energy industry right now.

Looking to join the expanding industry of renewable power generation, such as wind or solar? 
The Energy Services & Renewable Technician program prepares graduates for field service technical careers in this growing sector.

If you want to know more about smart grid for your current job, take a course or two, or dive into a full certificate or degree to start or advance your career today.


AAS in Energy Services & Renewable Technician

Gain broad based technician skill-sets required in the conventional and renewable energy industry

Certificate in Energy Services & Renewable Technician

Provides an introduction to many aspects of field service work

Renewable Energy Sources and the Smart Grid

An overview of a smart grid and how alternative energy will be integrated into it

Smart Grid, Smart Customer

An overview of a smart grid to help customer service reps and non-technical staff communicate effectively with their customers

Operation Considerations for the Smart Grid

A more detailed technical look at a smart grid--from installation to operation and maintenance

Impact of the Smart Grid

Learn how a smart grid affects both the utility and the consumer, and about the impact it will have on society, the environment and business.